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WEATHERFORD ART ASSOCIATION

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2022-08 August WAA Newsletter



UPCOMING ART SHOWS

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ALL MEMBER ART SHOW

August 4 thru September 16, 2022

Click Here for 2022 Member Art Show at Doss [Prospectus & Registration]

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SPIRIT-OF-THE-WEST ART SHOW

October 1 thru November 29, 2022

Click Here for 2022 Spirit of the West Art Show at the Doss

[Prospectus & Registration]



 NOTICE OF GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

[4th Monday of each month at 6 pm, except December.]

Meetings are held at Barlow Hall, the annex to All Saints Anglican Church

125 S. Waco Street, Weatherford, TX 76086

[across Church Street from the old Fire House].

Note:  If a 4th Monday falls on a major holiday, the meeting will be held on the preceding 3rd Monday.  An art demonstration is usually presented at each meeting by an accomplished artist from our regional area.  In addition, an Artist-of-the-Month contest is usually held at each meeting.  For more information about the Artist-of-the-Month click on this link:  Artist-of-the-Month & Awards

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UPCOMING DEMO ARTISTS

August 22, 2022 … Linda Leonhart McCall [Still Life] http://www.lindamccall.com



WELCOME TO WAA!

 The purpose of the Weatherford Art Association (“WAA”) is to promote art appreciation among our members and the general public through educational activities, instructional programs, lectures, class instruction and public display and sales of fine art. Membership is open to all active artists willing to participate in the activities and maintenance of the Association on a regular basis. Inactive artists and non-artists who display an active interest in WAA’s purposes may also become members. Membership dues are payable each September. Adult, family and youth memberships are available.

For more information about becoming a member of WAA, please click on the following link:

Memberships and Dues



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Witness Genius Through the Eyes of Children.


 

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The Weatherford Art Association
(817) 599-3278  Email: weatherfordart@yahoo.com


"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist."

Oscar Wilde

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:06:30-06:00

Oscar Wilde

"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist."

"Art is never finished, only abandoned."

Leonardo da Vinci

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:30:45-06:00

Leonardo da Vinci

"Art is never finished, only abandoned."

"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser."

John W. Gardner

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:35:58-06:00

John W. Gardner

"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser."

"Simplicity is natures first step, and the last of art."

Philip James Bailey

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:02:16-06:00

Philip James Bailey

"Simplicity is natures first step, and the last of art."

"Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning."

Miguel de Unamuno

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:11:33-06:00

Miguel de Unamuno

"Art distills sensations and embodies it with enhanced meaning."

"Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art."

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T12:55:35-06:00

Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art."

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep."

Scott Adams

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:32:13-06:00

Scott Adams

"Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep."

"The vitality of a new movement in Art must be gauged by the fury it arouses."

Logan Pearsall Smith

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:10:03-06:00

Logan Pearsall Smith

"The vitality of a new movement in Art must be gauged by the fury it arouses."

"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."

Vincent Van Gogh

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:38:32-06:00

Vincent Van Gogh

"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."

"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."

Henry Ward Beecher

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:33:44-06:00

Henry Ward Beecher

"Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures."

"Art is either plagiarism or revolution."

Paul Gauguin

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:54:15-06:00

Paul Gauguin

"Art is either plagiarism or revolution."

"Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see."

Paul Klee

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:42:32-06:00

Paul Klee

"Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see."

"A great artist is always before his time or behind it."

George Edward Moore

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T12:30:34-06:00

George Edward Moore

"A great artist is always before his time or behind it."

"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see."

Edgar Degas

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T12:52:21-06:00

Edgar Degas

"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see."

"We have art in order not to die of the truth."

Friedrich Nietzsche

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:28:35-06:00

Friedrich Nietzsche

"We have art in order not to die of the truth."

"The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls."

-Pablo Picasso

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T12:49:27-06:00

-Pablo Picasso

"The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls."

"An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way."

Charles Bukowski

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:44:39-06:00

Charles Bukowski

"An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way."

"The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Weatherford Art Association
2017-09-02T13:08:22-06:00

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"The mediator of the inexpressible is the work of art."
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